Clemson 69, Miami-Florida 64
Al-Amir Dawes scored 18 points to lead eighth-seeded Clemson to a 69-64 win over ninth-seeded Miami in a second-round ACC Tournament game Wednesday in Greensboro, N.C.
NC State 73, Pittsburgh 58
Devon Daniels scored 23 points and North Carolina State used a strong second half to pull away from Pittsburgh in a 73-58 victory in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament's second round Wednesday afternoon in Greensboro, N.C.
Oregon St. 71, Utah 69
Jarod Lucas' 3-pointer with 3.1 seconds left Wednesday gave eighth-seeded Oregon State its only lead of the second half and a 71-69 win over No. 9 Utah in the opening game of the Pac-12 tournament in Las Vegas.
Arizona 77, Washington 70
Josh Green scored 19 points to lead four Arizona players scoring in double figures, and the fifth-seeded Wildcats advanced in the Pac-12 Tournament with a 77-70 win over 12th-seeded Washington, Wednesday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Minnesota 74, Northwestern 57
Daniel Oturu, Minnesota's 6-foot-10 sophomore center, led all scorers with 24 points to spark the 12th-seeded Gophers to a 74-57 win over the 13th-seeded Wildcats on Wednesday night in the Big Ten tournament at Indianapolis.
Georgia 81, Mississippi 63
On a night when Anthony Edwards failed to score double figures, Rayshaun Hammonds and Jordan Harris combined for 43 as 13th-seeded Georgia advanced to the second round of the SEC Tournament by beating Ole Miss, 81-63, Wednesday in Nashville, Tenn.
Notre Dame 80, Boston College 58
T.J. Gibbs scored 16 points and Dane Goodwin had 15 points and seven rebounds to lead seventh-seeded Notre Dame past No. 10 seed Boston College 80-58 on Wednesday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference tournament second-round game in Greensboro, N.C.
Oklahoma State 72, Iowa State 71
Isaac Likekele scored a layup with five seconds left to help No. 8 seed Oklahoma State defeat No. 9 seed Iowa State 72-71 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Big 12 Championship in Kansas City, Mo.
St. John's 75, Georgetown 62
Marcellus Earlington hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2:33 remaining and scored 19 points as ninth-seeded St. John's closed the game on a 23-0 run to beat eighth-seeded Georgetown 75-62 Wednesday night in the opening round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Boston U 64, Colgate 61
Max Mahoney scored 18 points, three Boston University teammates added double-figure scoring totals, and the third-seeded Terriers upset top-seeded Colgate 64-61 on Wednesday in Hamilton, N.Y., to win the Patriot League championship.
Indiana 89, Nebraska 64
Armaan Franklin led five Indiana double-figure scorers with 13 points, leading the 11th-seeded Hoosiers to an 89-64 win over 14th-seeded Nebraska on Wednesday in the first round of the Big Ten tournament at Indianapolis.
Kansas State 53, Texas Christian 49
Tenth-seeded Kansas State blew a 13-point second-half lead but came back late to defeat the No. 7 seed TCU 53-49 Wednesday night in the first round of the Big 12 Championship at Sprint Center. The Wildcats scored the final eight points of the game.
California 63, Stanford 51
Matt Bradley scored and Paris Austin each scored 18 points, and Cal held Stanford to 32.1 percent shooting from the floor en route to a 63-51 win in their first-round game of the Pac-12 tournament Wednesday in Las Vegas.
Syracuse 81, North Carolina 53
Elijah Hughes returned from a weekend injury to score 27 points as Syracuse drilled North Carolina 81-53 in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament's second round Wednesday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Arkansas 86, Vanderbilt 73
Hot-shooting Arkansas pulled away for an 86-73 win over Vanderbilt in the first round of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Wednesday night in Nashville.
DePaul 71, Xavier 67
Paul Reed scored a game-high 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Wednesday night as 10th-seeded DePaul dealt No. 7 seed Xavier a potentially crushing blow to its NCAA Tournament hopes with a 71-67 upset in the first round of the Big East Conference Tournament in New York City.
Washington St. 82, Colorado 68
CJ Elleby scored 30 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to lead No. 11 seed Washington State to an 82-68 upset win over No. 6 Colorado in an opening-round game of the Pac-12 tournament at Las Vegas.